Sportradar Release In-House Media Series ‘Sportradar Connect’

Sportradar has released its ‘Sportradar Connect’ new ‘in-house curated’ media series, providing audiences with exclusive perspectives, commentary and in-depth take on the sport, technology and innovation sector facing future disruptions.

Ted Leonsis

The series will begin on 23 February with sports and entertainment entrepreneur Ted Leonsis, founder of Monumental Sports, Washington Capitals (NHL) franchise owner and Washington Wizards (NBA), sharing his thoughts on the long-term impact of the global pandemic on the sports ecosystem.

Moderated by Sportico company reporter Eben Novy-Williams, Leonsis’ open discussion will be hosted. Leonsis and Novy-Williams Topics Discussed. The ‘road to recovery’,’ engaging Generation Z’ and the potential of fan engagement and esports will be included.

Influential figures and administrators

Sportradar Connect aims to feature the most influential figures and administrators transforming the course of world sports across 2021. In addition, to secure new market insights, Sportradar will further use its new media network for bespoke sessions tailored for unique customer and partner groups.

The global CEO of Sportradar, Carsten Koerl, said: “At Sportradar, we set the industry agenda by continuously pushing the boundaries of the work we do. Sportradar Connect is an opportunity to highlight the key technology and innovation trends to partners and the wider industry at large, while stimulating conversation and debate.

“We’re excited to welcome Ted as our first guest speaker. He is one of the pre-eminent business brains at the intersection of sports and innovation and it is an honour for Sportradar to have him launching our new event series.”